February 8, 2012 RSS feed / Business

Taking wing in Brunswick

Maine Coastal Flight offers variety of services

BRUNSWICK — Though they aren’t as big as the departed Navy’s P-3s, there are airplanes using the long, 8,000-foot runway at the newly named Brunswick Executive Airport. More...

Patten Free Library to host workshop

BATH — Patten Free Library will host a “Successful Job Search Workshop” on Feb. 17, from 1 to 4 p.m., in its second-floor Community Room.  More...

DeLorme picks Shay for new position

YARMOUTH — DeLorme, a leader in navigation technology, recently announced the appointment of Patrick Shay to the newly created position of vice president and general manager, Connected Solutions.  More...

Topsham attorney earns ‘hero’ award

SOUTH PORTLAND — Maine Equal Justice Partners awarded attorney Jeffrey Young of the Topsham law firm McTeague Higbee with the 2012 Equal Justice Hero Award during the recent Maine Access to Justice Symposium in South Portland.  More...

Women’s Fitness donates $1,275

BRUNSWICK — During December, Women’s Fitness Studio & Spa sold “10 visits for $10” membership gift cards as its winter fundraiser.  More...

Brackett’s Market in Bath earns top honor

BATH — IGA recently announced that Brackett’s Market in Bath and owners Steve and Kim Brackett have been awarded the IGA Five Star honor for achievement in IGA’s Assessment Program.  According to a news release, Five Star is th More...

$2,500 TO BDA

TOPSHAM-BASED real estate and development company Priority Group and Kelley & Kelley Commercial Development recently donated $2,500 to the Brunswick Downtown Association in a presentation at the More...

MEREDA to host breakfast program

PORTLAND — The Maine Real Estate & Development Association will host a breakfast event titled “Governor’s Energy Diversification Program” on Feb. More...

Belle Fete Events & Catering recognized

BRUNSWICK — Belle Fete Events & Catering recently announced it has been selected as a 2012 winner in The Knot Best of Weddings, a special section in The Knot Maine magazine and on Maine Weddings from The Knot, a leading wedding resource for More...

State agency seeks business nominations

AUGUSTA — The Maine Department of Economic and Community Development is accepting nominations for the 2012 Governor’s Award for Business Excellence.  More...

Strange joins audiology staff at Mid Coast

BRUNSWICK — Mid Coast Hospital recently announced the addition of Anna Strange, AuD, to its Rehabilitation Services staff.  Strange is a clinical and dispensing audiologist, and joins the Audiology Department at 310 Bath Road. More...

Martin’s Point doctor passes examination

PORTLAND — Martin’s Point Health Care recently announced that Dr. Peter Shaw has successfully completed the examination of special competence in adult echocardiography given by the National Board of Echocardiography.  More...

Woolwich’s NEMT earns Inc. 5,000 spot — again

WOOLWICH — As 2012 begins, the medical transcription firm NEMT is preparing its documentation to become an Inc. 5,000 fastest-growing company for the sixth year in a row.  More...

NEWS FROM THE CHAMBER

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE: Last week, I had the privilege of attending a special leadership summit hosted by the Maine State Chamber of Commerce. More...

The Gelato Fiasco opens its new store

Brunswick-based company serving desserts in Portland

PORTLAND — The Gelato Fiasco’s new store is now open at 425 Fore St. in Portland, according to a news release.  More...

First PubHub slated for Tuesday

PORTLAND — Casco Bay Technology Hub and Baxter Brewing Co. More...

Bernstein Shur boosts its pro bono hours

PORTLAND — Bernstein Shur, one of northern New England’s largest law firms, recently announced that in 2011 it contributed more than 2,400 hours of pro bono legal services, valued at more than $600,000.  According to a news release, More...

Midcoast Commerce elects new officers

BATH — The Midcoast Commerce Connection recently announced the election of two new officers, John Leonard as incoming president and David Hills as vice president.  Leonard is an investment planner with Northeast Planning Associates in Bath More...

Roth-Wells joins Emerge Maine board

AUGUSTA — Political veteran Andy Roth-Wells has joined the Emerge Maine board of directors, according to a news release.  More...

Entrepreneurial center offers talk

PORTLAND — The Maine Center for Entrepreneurial Development recently announced that Steve Blank, a renowned entrepreneurship educator in Silicon Valley, will speak via video conference on Feb. 15 at 6 p.m. More...